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Handel: Semele Highlights / Gardiner, English Baroque, Et Al


Release Date: 07/18/1995 
Label:  Erato   Catalog #: 98515   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Patrizia KwellaDella JonesCatherine DenleyDavid Thomas,   ... 
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque SoloistsMonteverdi Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Semele, HWV 58: Overture by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Patrizia Kwella (Soprano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Catherine Denley (Alto),
David Thomas (Bass), Maldwyn Davies (Tenor), Norma Burrowes (Soprano),
Elisabeth Priday (Soprano), Timothy Penrose (Countertenor), Robert Lloyd (Bass),
Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 16 Secs. 
2.
Semele, HWV 58: Lucky omens bless our rites by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: English 
3.
Semele, HWV 58: O Jove! in pity teach me by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Norma Burrowes (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: English 
4.
Semele, HWV 58: Why dost thou thus untimely grieve? by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Robert Lloyd (Bass)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: English 
5.
Semele, HWV 58: Endless pleasure, endless love by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Ver: for chorus 
6.
Semele, HWV 58: Hence, Iris, hence away by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: English 
7.
Semele, HWV 58: Come, Zephyrs, come by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Elisabeth Priday (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: English 
8.
Semele, HWV 58: O Sleep, why dost thou leave me? by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Norma Burrowes (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: English 
9.
Semele, HWV 58: Lay your doubts and fears aside by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: English 
10.
Semele, HWV 58: Now love that everlasting boy invites by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: English 
11.
Semele, HWV 58: Where'er you walk by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: English 
12.
Semele, HWV 58: But hark! the heav'nly sphere by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Norma Burrowes (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: English 
13.
Semele, HWV 58: Prepare then, ye immortal choir! by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Catherine Denley (Alto), Norma Burrowes (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: English 
14.
Semele, HWV 58: Bless the glad earth by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: English 
15.
Semele, HWV 58: My racking thoughts by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Norma Burrowes (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: English 
16.
Semele, HWV 58: If I persist in gazing by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Norma Burrowes (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: English 
17.
Semele, HWV 58: Thus let my thanks be pay'd by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Norma Burrowes (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: English 
18.
Semele, HWV 58: Come to my arms by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
19.
Semele, HWV 58: Above measure is the pleasure by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: English 
20.
Semele, HWV 58: Happy, happy shall we be by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1744; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/1981 
Venue:  Roslyn Hill Chapel, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: English 

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